Average Fitness Instructor Hourly Pay in United Kingdom

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The average hourly pay for a Fitness Instructor in United Kingdom is £7.78.
MEDIAN £7.78
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Hourly Rate
£7 - £11
£590 - £2,543
Total Pay
£13,483 - £22,052

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Job Description for Fitness Instructor

Fitness Instructor Tasks
  • Plan and lead sessions of fitness classes, teaching participants how to properly perform exercises and use equipment.
  • Make sure equipment is working properly and facilities are clean.
  • Ensure a safe class environment, informing participants of safety rules and monitoring participants throughout the class.
  • Help participants tailor the class workout to their individual abilities.

Career Paths

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Fitness Instructor
Fitness Manager
Gym Manager
Personal Trainer
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Fitness Instructor

Skills in Health and Wellness, Training, Oral / Verbal Communication and Weight Loss/Weight Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Customer Service.

Pay by Experience Level for Fitness Instructor

An entry-level Fitness Instructor with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of £7.34 based on 18 salaries. An early career Fitness Instructor with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £7.55 based on 105 salaries. A mid-career Fitness Instructor with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £8.36 based on 37 salaries. An experienced Fitness Instructor with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £9.22 based on 28 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of £15.
Employees with Fitness Instructor in their job title in Birmingham, England: Birmingham earn an average of 44.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Harrogate, England: North Yorkshire (20.8% more) and London, England: London (8.9% more).

Years of Experience

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